Author: 0 No Bay, No How: Michael Bay Wants Transformers To Go R-Rated

While we have plenty of photos above of the premiere, it appears the festivities weren't quite fan friendly. But like many of those other big series' that have begun to clog the multiplexes, does the law of diminishing returns mean it's time for the Transformers to lay dormant for a little while? Bonus round: for history buffs, here's a great topic for a debate - which movie portrays their respective time periods more inaccurately: Transformers or King Arthur: Legend of the Sword .

Author: 0 Transformers: The Last Knight Review - Michael Bay Goes Out With A Bang

Said Wahlberg , who reprises his role as Cade from the fourth movie: " Michael created this entire universe , so for him to give the helm to somebody else, I think it is going to be hard". New theory: To truly appreciate and follow them - and let's be clear in that many folks love them and that these flicks rake in hundreds of millions of dollars around the globe - one has to be afflicted with some sort of attention-deficit issue.

Author: 0 Josh Duhamel returns in "Transformers: The Last Knight"

Give him a classy love story and he'll turn it into Fifty Shades of Grey , but he's clearly a very clever man. That is not all . Grey, at the time, indicated Bay would be at the helm of the Bumblebee film - however, that quickly changed.

Author: 0 Dennis Rodman takes credit for Otto Warmbier's release from North Korea

After South Korean officials said North Korea was responsible for Warmbier's passing and United States President Donald Trump called them'a total disgrace', the hermit state broke their silence on the incident. American doctors say he suffered brain damage and was in a state of "unresponsive wakefulness". However, North Korea is now saying that they are the real victim in all this.

Arts&Culture Beyoncé's dad confirms twins arrival...boy & girl?
Author: 0 Beyoncé's dad confirms twins arrival...boy & girl?

Phillip Prodger, head of photographs at the National Portrait Gallery, told TIME the photos blended references and depicted the expecting mother as a Renaissance Madonna. "Jay and I are also fools for our daughters, although he's going to have me beat once those two twins show up", he said. Beyoncé's father has confirmed the arrival of her twins.

Arts&Culture Cosby trial alternate juror: I would have voted to convict
Author: 0 Cosby trial alternate juror: I would have voted to convict

But District Attorney Kevin Steele announced his decision right after a mistrial was declared. Cosby's trial ended without a verdict after jurors failed to reach a unanim. He told Pittsburgh radio station WDVE that jurors did not discuss the case on the bus ride after the trial, maintaining "complete silence". "I was ridiculously sick", when he found out about the mistrial .

Author: 0 Mark Wahlberg Is Probably Done With the Transformers Movies

Let's be honest, at this point if you're going to plop down cash to go see Michael Bay's latest installment in the Transformers franchise, Transformers: The Last Knight , you pretty much know what you're getting into. She tells them that "He" is Unicron, a major villain in the Transformers franchise. The only to stop these types movies from ever coming to light is to stop buying tickets for them.

Arts&Culture Blac Chyna Was in a Car Accident This Morning
Author: 0 Blac Chyna Was in a Car Accident This Morning

The reality star's check up lasted around 45 minutes according to TMZ before she was collected by another vehicle. She appeared to be physically unharmed and was picked up by an unidentified friend soon after being released by the emergency officials, TMZ reports.

Arts&Culture The Game Thinks Meek Mill and Safaree Should Go One-on-One
Author: 0 The Game Thinks Meek Mill and Safaree Should Go One-on-One

You can check out a video of the chat below. Eventually he escapes fully, and someone in a suit gets a few good licks and a nice body slam in on one of the culprits before it all ends. "One-on-one you can't f-- with me, so that's why you had to do that". Nicki Minaj's first ex can be heard yelling insults at the "Can't Lie" rapper, who we could assume has fled immediately after jumping him.

Arts&Culture Martha the Neapolitan mastiff wins title of World's Ugliest Dog
Author: 0 Martha the Neapolitan mastiff wins title of World's Ugliest Dog

It now lives with animal-control officer Shirley Zindler , who said Martha is not allowed to sleep in the bedroom because its "sawmill snores" are unbearable, The Press Democrat reported. The aesthetically-challenged pups are judged on their unusual attributes, audience reaction and first impressions. These dogs - some with acne, others with tongues permanently sticking out - are used to getting called ugly.

Arts&Culture World's Ugliest Dog title goes to wrinkly mastiff Martha
Author: 0 World's Ugliest Dog title goes to wrinkly mastiff Martha

After undergoing several surgeries, Martha can see again out of one eye and is no longer in pain. Other things that came along with the win she could not care less about were a flashy trophy, and a trip to NY for media appearances . Moe, who had lost his hearing and sight, was the oldest contestant at the Sonoma-Marin Fair, where the competition is held. The contestants are judged on first impressions, unusual attributes, personality and audience reaction.

Author: 0 Cindy causes minor flooding across South as rain continues

The agency reported minor flooding at more than 30 locations in Louisiana , Mississippi, Alabama and the Florida Panhandle . Meteorologists say a combination of two systems - remnants of former Tropical Storm Cindy and another storm front - could produce severe thunderstorms, flooding and damaging wind gusts particularly on Friday.

Arts&Culture Prince Harry Declares No One Wants To Be King Or Queen
Author: 0 Prince Harry Declares No One Wants To Be King Or Queen

In a previous interview, Prince Harry talked about how he recently just admitted that he had a hard time getting over the death of Princess Diana and in his Newsweek feature, he described his mom as a person who had the most wonderful sense of humor and someone who always wanted to protect them.

Arts&Culture Reel on high at Royal Ascot
Author: 0 Reel on high at Royal Ascot

The John Gosden-trained Jack Hobbs , victor of the Dubai Duty Free Derby in 2015, has had little racing since his Classic campaign but showed he was as good as ever when winning the Dubai Sheema Classic at Meydan last March. "That was what Sheikh Mohammed wanted and he was dead right", said Barney Roy's trainer Richard Hannon. Ward, who was the first American to train a victor at Royal Ascot back in 2009, spared a thought for Dettori as did Velazquez, who was only due to have one ride ...

Author: 0 UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn will try to force early election

It comes at a time when May faces intense pressure following a disastrous general election in which the Tories lost their parliamentary majority and threw the country into political turmoil. The PM was also forced to scrap a number of unpopular manifesto pledges in this week's Queen's Speech, including reintroducing grammar schools, holding a vote on ending the ban on fox hunting and means-testing pensioners' winter fuel payments.

Arts&Culture Exclusive Interview: Ansel Elgort explains why he joined 'Baby Driver'
Author: 0 Exclusive Interview: Ansel Elgort explains why he joined 'Baby Driver'

The music in the movie is diagetic . Nothing gets started unless there's a song on deck (courtesy of Wright's eclectic soundtrack) and if no music is playing, there's either a slight ring in the background of the well layered sound mix, an immediate sense of dread and unease, or a necessary moment of reckoning for someone that's imminent.

Author: 0 Israel denies Daesh link to Jerusalem attacks

It was reported to be the first time the Islamic State group has claimed an attack in Israel . "Over the weekend, 350 Palestinians who entered Jerusalem illegally were arrested to prevent any more attacks". Israel accuses the Palestinian establishment of inciting the violence, including by glorifying attackers and supporting their families. The three attackers killed were all in the 18-19 age group and have been identified.

Arts&Culture Wounded congressman Scalise transferred from ICU
Author: 0 Wounded congressman Scalise transferred from ICU

Also on Wednesday, Scalise was upgraded from " serious " to "fair" condition . Hodgkinson , 66, used a rifle and a handgun to fire almost 60 shots at the Republican baseball team, which was practicing for the annual baseball game the next night.

Arts&Culture Bill Cosby jury putting in long day's work
Author: 0 Bill Cosby jury putting in long day's work

Having started around 9 AM ET this morning in the Norristown, PA, courthouse, the sequestered jury of seven men and five women have concluded for the day their pondering of the three felony charges of second-degree aggravated indecent assault Cosby faces.

Arts&Culture Censor Board Unhappy With 'Intercourse'
Author: 0 Censor Board Unhappy With 'Intercourse'

In an interview to a TV channel, Pahlaj said on Friday, "You take votes from the public and I will clear the word (intercourse) on the promo and the film also". While airing the trailer online wasn't a concern, that the uncensored version has been screening on television has upset Nihalani. "So in principle, the trailer has not been passed yet", he was quoted as saying.

Arts&Culture Huge, homely mastiff named Martha wins world's ugliest dog
Author: 0 Huge, homely mastiff named Martha wins world's ugliest dog

The dog's owner, Shirley Zindler , rescued the big girl, who went almost blind from neglect, from a California rescue group. Martha wins $1,500, a trophy that's bigger than her, and a trip to New York City for media appearances. A blind Chihuahua-Chinese Crested mix named Sweepee Rambo bested 16 other ugly entries in last year's competition and waddled away with $1,500, a trophy and a flight to NY with her owner for media appearances.

Author: 0 Inmates who killed guards on prison bus and escaped captured in Tennessee

One of them fatally shot both guards, and then they jumped out of the bus and carjacked a driver who happened to pull up behind them on a state Highway 16 in Putnam County, southeast of Atlanta, authorities said. Police have been tirelessly searching for Donnie Rowe and Ricky Dubose , who murdered Sgt. Christopher Monica and Sgt. Curtis Billue on a prison transfer bus, Fox News reports .

Arts&Culture Trump suggests he was trying to keep Comey honest with 'tapes' tweet
Author: 0 Trump suggests he was trying to keep Comey honest with 'tapes' tweet

Comey's firing led to the appointment of Robert Mueller to head up the feds' Russian Federation investigation - a move that enraged the president, who has slammed the probe as a "witch hunt", "hoax" and "fake news". The White House on Friday responded to a House intelligence committee request for documents related to possible recorded conversations by repeating President Donald Trump's tweets from a day earlier.

Arts&Culture Jewish stars, directors and shows clean up at Tonys
Author: 0 Jewish stars, directors and shows clean up at Tonys

Some award winners, such as Nixon and Rebecca Taichman , who took home the trophy for Best Play Directing for her work on " Indecent ", a play looking at an obscenity case bringing about the arrest of a troupe of actors. Midler delighted the crowd at Radio City Music Hall by refusing to let the orchestra play her off, telling them to shut up as she continued her many thank-yous.

Arts&Culture Dennis Rodman Claims He Asked North Korea to Release Otto Warmbier
Author: 0 Dennis Rodman Claims He Asked North Korea to Release Otto Warmbier

President Trump said on Monday North Korea's authorities were responsible for the student's death, stressing that his administration planned to prevent any new such incidents. He was in a coma when he was medically evacuated to his home state last week. It warned that such actions would force North Korea to become even stricter in its way of dealing with other United States nationals held in the country.

Author: 0 Tropical Storm Cindy expected to be downgraded to depression Thursday morning

Tropical storm force winds of 39 miles per hour or higher are expected closer to the coast, but Cindy is expected to gradually weaken as it tracks toward the ArkLaTex. Weather service flood warnings covered most of the southern two-thirds of the state, with more than 3 inches (75 millimeters) of rainfall having accumulated in some places by midday - and minor flooding expected along some in rivers.

Author: 0 North Korea denies torturing U.S. detainee Otto Warmbier

The talks come a day after U.S. President Donald Trump said Chinese efforts to persuade North Korea to rein in its weapons programs had failed, ratcheting up the rhetoric after the death of an American student who had been detained by Pyongyang.

Author: 0 US military says crisis communications link with Russia 'in use'

The strikes targeted ISIS command and control centers, as well as ammunition depots in the Syrian province of Hama. The Islamic State terrorist group is deploying militants to Syria's Hama where they equip command posts and also depots of armaments and ammunition, Russia's Defense Ministry said .

Arts&Culture French president heading to Morocco for talks with king
Author: 0 French president heading to Morocco for talks with king

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull recently called on social media companies to help bust the encryption used in user communications, labelling the likes of Facebook and Twitter as too tolerant of extremist material . In a press release, the Prime Minister's office said the campaign aims "to ensure that the internet can not be used as a safe space for terrorists and criminals".

Arts&Culture West Virginia bracing for remnants of Cindy
Author: 0 West Virginia bracing for remnants of Cindy

A log stuck and killed a boy Wednesday on the beach in Alabama in the first fatality associated with Tropical Storm Cindy , according to officials. Up to eight inches of rainfall was expected in Mississippi , Alabama and Florida through Friday morning. Also Wednesday , Louisiana Gov.

Author: 0 GOP senator says Iowans might not lose Medicaid

Already four conservative senators have threatened to oppose the bill that is facing criticism from right-wing groups. "In this form, I will not support it", Heller said . "Well, they're also four good guys, four friends of mine, and I think that they'll probably get there", he said. "It's not that they're opposed". And people with medical problems could game the system by enrolling only when they get sick.

Author: 0 North Korea Defends Otto Warmbier's Treatment

The 22-year-old, who died on Monday just over a week after being flown home to OH, had spent a year suffering from a severe brain injury that North Korean doctors claimed had been caused by a heart attack and taking a pill for botulism .

Arts&Culture Jury Still Deliberating On Verdict In Bill Cosby Trial
Author: 0 Jury Still Deliberating On Verdict In Bill Cosby Trial

But by 9:20 p.m. on the said night, the judge asked them to return to their hotel to take a break. The 79-year-old Cosby is facing three felony indecent assault charges that could put him in prison for the rest of his life. In the deposition, which became public almost two years ago, Mr. Cosby said he gave Ms. Constand three half-tablets of the cold and allergy medicine Benadryl .

Author: 0 76ers, Lakers get wants, lead 1-and-done parade

He downplays his excitement by comparing his feelings to his new teammate, Joel Embiid . "He's essentially a James Harden clone on the offensive end", ESPN analyst Jay Bilas said shortly after Fultz's selection. "They did their research'". Unfortunately for him, he's no longer with the team, having been fired from his position back in April 2016. That made a big impact on me that they wanted to be there.

Arts&Culture Cosby jury back to work on verdict for 5th day
Author: 0 Cosby jury back to work on verdict for 5th day

Cosby has pleaded not guilty to three counts of aggravated indecent assault, a charge that carries up to 10 years in prison. In that deposition, Cosby, according to testimony, admitted he obtained quaaludes to give to women with whom he wanted to have sex in the 1970s.

Author: 0 Obama slams new Republican healthcare bill

It also mentioned that Republican leaders were "failing to build bipartisan support". Its analysis of the Senate bill is expected early next week, a day or two before the vote. "Currently, for a variety of reasons, we are not ready to vote for this bill, but we are open to negotiation and obtaining more information before it is brought to the floor", the statement said.

Arts&Culture Wait, What? Sony Says Venom Is Part Of The Marvel Cinematic Universe
Author: 0 Wait, What? Sony Says Venom Is Part Of The Marvel Cinematic Universe

Pascal was then asked if Holland would appear as Spider-Man in one or both of those films, to which Pascal replied: " There's a chance . there's always a chance". "And I think the investment that the fans get to feel in being part of a larger story and understanding what's happening is something that I know Sony would want to emulate".

Arts&Culture Black Writer Sues, Says All Eyez On Me Ripped From His Work
Author: 0 Black Writer Sues, Says All Eyez On Me Ripped From His Work

Lionsgate have released two new clips from their incoming release, the Tupac Shakur biopic All Eyez On Me , which debuts in cinemas in the United Kingdom later this month. As The Hollywood Reporter points out , these admissions could be interpreted as a legal tactic that allows Powell to claim ownership over biographical facts.

Author: 0 Queen opens United Kingdom parliament in an atmosphere dominated by Brexit

The US President Donald Trump's state visit to the United Kingdom seems to have been shelved for at least two years as it was not included in the Queen's speech , reports said. Association of Licenced Multiple Retailers (ALMR) chief executive Kate Nicholls said that while the speech "rightly focused" on Brexit, it was "disappointing that there was no specific announcement on business rates reform".

Arts&Culture Cindy Now a Tropical Depression
Author: 0 Cindy Now a Tropical Depression

Forecasters have issued a flash flood watch for eastern and southern Arkansas as Tropical Storm Cindy heads toward the state. This afternoon the skies will be clear and it will be mostly sunny, with a high near 82 degrees and a chance of precipitation at 20 percent, the NWS said.

Author: 0 Walt Disney Company (The) (DIS) Position Raised by Waldron LP

About shares traded. Walt Disney Co (NYSE: DIS ) has risen 9.26% since June 22, 2016 and is uptrending. Putnam Fl Investment Management Co decreased Cigna Corp. Stifel Nicolaus has "Buy" rating and $24 target. Pivotal Research downgraded the stock to "Sell" rating in Thursday, January 12 report. The stock has "Overweight" rating by Morgan Stanley on Thursday, April 20.

Arts&Culture Donald Trump could win 2020 presidential election, here's why
Author: 0 Donald Trump could win 2020 presidential election, here's why

I'm a strategic, politically astute leader. "I don't know how many 'moral victories' the Democrats are going to be able to stomach before they realize it's time to actually start winning". Increasingly, Democrats concerned about Pelosi's status as a bogeyman on the right - which Republicans have effectively used to motivate their base voters - are warning that unless Pelosi is ousted, she could cost the party its shot at winning control of the House in the 2018 midterm elections.

Arts&Culture Hundreds face chaos as UK towers evacuated
Author: 0 Hundreds face chaos as UK towers evacuated

I had a fire safety check done today, why have they left it until half past eight at night to start getting residents out. Cladding samples taken 27 high-rise buildings in 15 local authorities across England have failed safety tests in the wake of the Grenfell Tower fire .

Arts&Culture District flies the flag for Armed Forces
Author: 0 District flies the flag for Armed Forces

Kieron Mallon, leader of Banbury Town Council, which has organised the event, said: "Armed Forces Days in Banbury are hailed as some of the most spectacular in the country". Armed Forces Day, which takes place tomorrow (Saturday), aims to increase public support and awareness about the contribution made on behalf of the nation by the Armed Forces.

Arts&Culture Sridevi's daughter Jhanvi Kapoor signs three-film-deal with Karan Johar?
Author: 0 Sridevi's daughter Jhanvi Kapoor signs three-film-deal with Karan Johar?

Sridevi in return shared an Instagram post clarifying her statement and how pre-conceived notions of some reports lead to an uproar in the otherwise normal expression of opinion. Sridevi, who will soon be seen in MOM , told news agency IANS: "I don't think language will be a barrier". That's not what I want for my daughters, I want them to be able to stand on their own feet and have their own identity.